Champions Trophy

Champions Trophy: Pakistan ride on captain Sarfraz's superb show to beat Sri Lanka

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 23:38

Cardiff, June 12, Pakistan rode on skipper Sarfraz Ahmed's unconquered 61 off 79 balls to recover from a middle-order collapse and pull off a three-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in a virtual quarter-final Group B ICC Champions Trophy clash at Sophia Gardens here on Monday to qualify for the semifinals.


Champions Trophy 2017: Shakib, Mahmadullah keep Bangladesh alive

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 00:08

Cardiff, June 10, Bangladesh rode on a record partnership by centurions Shakib Al-Hasan and Mahmadullah to defeat New Zealand by five wickets in their Group A match at the Champions Trophy cricket tournament here on Friday.


Champions Trophy: Sri Lankan batting trumps India

Thu, 06/08/2017 - 23:06

London, June 8, Sri Lanka rode on a solid batting display to register a seven-wicket victory over India in their Group B Champions Trophy match at The Oval here on Thursday.


Champions Trophy: India thrash Pakistan in one-sided clash

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 00:32

Birmingham, June 5, Defending champion India put up an all-round show to drub arch-rivals Pakistan by 124 runs via Duckworth-Lewis (DL) method in a rain-marred Group B encounter of the Champions Trophy here on Sunday.


India-Pakistan clash in Champions Trophy has Kashmir on edge

Sun, 06/04/2017 - 21:10

Srinagar, June 4, The Champions Trophy clash between India and Pakistan Sunday kept Kashmiris glued to their TV sets with men, women and children viewers remained on edge irrespective of what they knew about cricket.


Shami key to India's Champions Trophy prospects: Irfan Pathan

Wed, 05/31/2017 - 11:38

New Delhi, May 31, As the high-octane ICC Champions Trophy clash against Pakistan draws closer, veteran India all-rounder Irfan Pathan has picked India as the favourites besides counting pacer Mohammed Shami as the key to the prospects of the men-in-blue in the June 1-18 tournament in England and Wales.


Sarfraz confident of Pakistan's Champions Trophy chances

Fri, 05/26/2017 - 22:28

Birmingham, May 26, His side comes into the Champions Trophy eighth in the ICC ODI rankings, but Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed is confident of making the most of having nothing to lose in the upcoming tournament.


Raina, Pant among stand-bys for Champions Trophy

Mon, 05/08/2017 - 12:44

New Delhi, May 8, BCCI selection committee chairman MSK Prasad on Monday said Rishabh Pant, Kuldeep Yadav, Shardul Thakur, Suresh Raina and Dinesh Karthik are the stand-by players for the ICC Champions Trophy, starting on June 1 in England.